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Northern Ireland

Country in United Kingdom

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The population development in Northern Ireland as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
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2001-06-30
Population
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2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2018-06-30
Northern IrelandCountry1,543,0001,607,3001,689,3001,814,3181,881,641
Antrim and NewtownabbeyLocal Government District...121,700128,800138,651142,492
Ards and North DownLocal Government District......149,600156,943160,864
Armagh City, Banbridge and CraigavonLocal Government District......176,000200,298214,090
BelfastLocal Government District......328,700333,895341,877
Causeway Coast and GlensLocal Government District...121,300131,400140,907144,246
Derry City and StrabaneLocal Government District...133,800143,800148,191150,679
Fermanagh and OmaghLocal Government District...100,500105,800113,501116,835
Lisburn and CastlereaghLocal Government District......124,600135,280144,381
Mid and East AntrimLocal Government District...119,500127,500135,365138,773
Mid UlsterLocal Government District......119,100139,011147,392
Newry, Mourne and DownLocal Government District......153,700172,276180,012
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,435,550

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2019 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males926,200
Females955,441
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years438,384
18-64 years1,135,060
65+ years308,197
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years250,851
10-19 years234,213
20-29 years238,554
30-39 years249,405
40-49 years243,631
50-59 years254,013
60-69 years192,023
70-79 years139,823
80+ years79,128
Passport (C 2011)
UK1,070,413
Republic of Ireland375,826
EU (other)39,527
other passport21,274
no passport341,428
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK1,691,577
Republic of Ireland37,833
EU (other)45,407
Other country36,046
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White1,778,449
Asian19,130
Black3,616
Mixed/multiple6,014
Other ethnic group3,654
Religion (C 2011)
Christian1,490,588
Other religion14,859
No religion183,164

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